A Commis Chef is responsible for preparing and presenting high quality dishes to deliver an excellent Guest and Member experience while consistently contributing to departmental targets.
What will I be doing?
As a Commis Chef, you are responsible for preparing and presenting high quality dishes to deliver an excellent Guest and Member experience.
A Commis Chef will also be required to prepare all mis-en-place and contribute to departmental targets. Specifically, you will be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards :
Ensure consistent great food production, in line with the high quality standards expected by Hilton
Perform tasks within a timely manner
Contribute to Kitchen revenue through effective food cost control
Provide support to the Kitchen brigade
Prepare and present high quality dishes within company guidelines
Keep all working areas clean and tidy and ensure no cross contamination
Prepare all mis-en-place for all relevant menus
Assist other departments wherever necessary and maintain good working relationships
Report maintenance, hygiene and hazard issues
Comply with hotel security, fire regulations and all health and safety and food safety legislation
Awareness departmental targets and strive to achieve them as part of the team
Meet all health and hygiene requirements
Be environmentally aware
What are we looking for?
A Commis Chef serving Hilton brands is always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills, and values that follow :
Previous experience as a Commis Chef or Apprentice Chef
Good communication skills
Ability to work under pressure
Proven ability to work with a team and to follow instruction
A passion to learn and a drive to succeed in a culinary / hospitality career
Proof of completion in a basic food hygiene course
A passion for food and the culinary arts
Completion of an accredited commercial cookery course or trade apprenticeship
Experience multi-tasking and working in an environment with rigorous standards
It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions :
NVQ Level 2